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S.10 (Act 55)

An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Sen. Brian Campion , Sen. Richard Sears
6/2/2017 - Signed by Governor on june 2, 2017
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Senate 6/2/2017 - Signed by Governor on june 2, 2017
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An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

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2017-2018 Legislative Session
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An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Roll Call History

2017-2018 Legislative Session
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An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Committee Meetings

2017-2018 Legislative Session
Meeting Date Committee
An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Meeting Full List

2017-2018 Legislative Session
Thursday, January 19, 2017
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Energy
10:30 AM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

The utility of the PFOA bill

Matthew Chapman, Counsel, Department of Environmental Conservation

Friday, January 20, 2017
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Energy
10:15 AM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Committee Discussion


10:30 AM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Lauren Hierl, Political Director, Vermont Conservation Voters
Jon Groveman, Chair, Vermont Natural Resources Council
10:45 AM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

James Sullivan, Executive Director, Bennington County Regional Planning Commission
11:00 AM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Rick Kobik, Concerned Citizen

Thursday, January 26, 2017
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Energy
9:00 AM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Detailed briefing on PFOA in Bennington County

Matthew Chapman, Counsel, Department of Environmental Conservation
Richard Spiese, Hazardous Site Manager, Department of Environmental Conservation

Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Energy
10:00 AM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

OPEN TESTIMONY - All interested parties are welcome and encouraged to comment at this time

William Driscoll, Vice President, Associated Industries of Vermont
1:30 PM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Field hearing in Bennington


5:00 PM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

PUBLIC HEARING - All interested parties are welcome and encouraged to comment at this time. Bennington College, Center for the Advancement of Public Action

Lora Block, Concerned Citizen
Thom Gentle, Concerned Citizen
Steve Bennett, Concerned Citizen
Arthur Whitman, Concerned Citizen
Sandy Sumner, Concerned Citizen
Andy Beckerman, Concerned Citizen
Marsha Pilachowski, Concerned Citizen
Reg Jones, Concerned Citizen
Stuart Hurd, Concerned Citizen
Tim Scoggins, Concerned Citizen
Bill Knight, Concerned Citizen
Michael Fitzgerald, Concerned Citizen
Leslie Vey, Concerned Citizen
Bo Bergman, Concerned Citizen
Rondald Lemairs, Concerned Citizen
Jim Goodtine, Concerned Citizen
David Bond, Concerned Citizen
Jan Blaire, Concerned Citizen
Ken Lorenz, Concerned Citizen
Alexis Lorenx, Concerned Citizen
Lesley Jacobson, Concerned Citizen
Helu Addisa, Concerned Citizen

Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Energy
9:00 AM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Committee discussion and vote



Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Energy
11:15 AM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Rebecca Ellis, Senior Counsel for Government Affairs, Department of Environmental Conservation

Thursday, March 2, 2017
Committee(s):
House Committee on Natural Resources, Fish, and Wildlife
10:30 AM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Sen. Brian Campion
Michael O'Grady, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Jon Groveman, Chair, Vermont Natural Resources Council

Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Committee(s):
House Committee on Natural Resources, Fish, and Wildlife
9:00 AM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Matthew Chapman, Counsel, Department of Environmental Conservation
Richard Spiese, Hazardous Site Manager, Department of Environmental Conservation
Jon Groveman, Vermont Natural Resources Council
Lauren Hierl, Political Director, Vermont Conservation Voters
Bill Driscoll, Associated Industries of Vermont
Jim Sullivan, Homeowner, Bennington

Thursday, March 23, 2017
Committee(s):
House Committee on Natural Resources, Fish, and Wildlife
1:00 PM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Scott Meyer, Project Manager/Industrial Hygienist for Project WorkSAFE, Department of Labor

Friday, March 24, 2017
Committee(s):
House Committee on Natural Resources, Fish, and Wildlife
1:00 PM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Jennifer Duggan, General Counsel, Agency of Natural Resources
Peter Walke, Deputy Secretary, Agency of Natural Resources

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Committee(s):
House Committee on Natural Resources, Fish, and Wildlife
8:30 AM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Committee Discussion.

Michael O'Grady, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
10 min after floor

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Michael O'Grady, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Rebecca Ellis, Senior Counsel for Government Affairs, Department of Environmental Conservation
William Driscoll, Vice President, Associated Industries of Vermont

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Committee(s):
House Committee on Natural Resources, Fish, and Wildlife
2:15 PM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Next draft.

Michael O'Grady, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Committee(s):
House Committee on Natural Resources, Fish, and Wildlife
8:30 AM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Matthew Chapman, Counsel, Department of Environmental Conservation

Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Committee(s):
House Committee on Natural Resources, Fish, and Wildlife
9:30 AM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Public trust lands.

Charlie Tipper, New Moran
Michael O'Grady, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
1:00 PM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Discussion and possible vote.

Michael O'Grady, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Thursday, April 20, 2017
Committee(s):
House Committee on Natural Resources, Fish, and Wildlife
2:30 PM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Michael O'Grady, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Matthew Chapman, Counsel, Department of Environmental Conservation

Thursday, April 27, 2017
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Energy
9:30 AM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Committee discussion of House Proposal of Amendment

Michael O'Grady, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Friday, April 28, 2017
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Energy
8:30 AM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Michael O'Grady, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Committee(s):
House Committee on Natural Resources, Fish, and Wildlife
9:00 AM

S.10 - An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Committee discussion.



An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

Witnesses Who Testified

2017-2018 Legislative Session
House Committee on Natural Resources, Fish, and Wildlife
  • Sen. Brian Campion
  • Matthew Chapman, Counsel, Department of Environmental Conservation
  • Bill Driscoll, Associated Industries of Vermont
  • William Driscoll, Vice President, Associated Industries of Vermont
  • Jennifer Duggan, General Counsel, Agency of Natural Resources
  • Rebecca Ellis, Senior Counsel for Government Affairs, Department of Environmental Conservation
  • Jon Groveman, Vermont Natural Resources Council
  • Jon Groveman, Chair, Vermont Natural Resources Council
  • Lauren Hierl, Political Director, Vermont Conservation Voters
  • Scott Meyer, Project Manager/Industrial Hygienist for Project WorkSAFE, Department of Labor
  • Michael O'Grady, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
  • Richard Spiese, Hazardous Site Manager, Department of Environmental Conservation
  • Jim Sullivan, Homeowner, Bennington
  • Charlie Tipper, New Moran
  • Peter Walke, Deputy Secretary, Agency of Natural Resources
Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Energy
  • Helu Addisa, Concerned Citizen
  • Andy Beckerman, Concerned Citizen
  • Steve Bennett, Concerned Citizen
  • Bo Bergman, Concerned Citizen
  • Jan Blaire, Concerned Citizen
  • Lora Block, Concerned Citizen
  • David Bond, Concerned Citizen
  • Matthew Chapman, Counsel, Department of Environmental Conservation
  • William Driscoll, Vice President, Associated Industries of Vermont
  • Rebecca Ellis, Senior Counsel for Government Affairs, Department of Environmental Conservation
  • Michael Fitzgerald, Concerned Citizen
  • Thom Gentle, Concerned Citizen
  • Jim Goodtine, Concerned Citizen
  • Jon Groveman, Chair, Vermont Natural Resources Council
  • Lauren Hierl, Political Director, Vermont Conservation Voters
  • Stuart Hurd, Concerned Citizen
  • Lesley Jacobson, Concerned Citizen
  • Reg Jones, Concerned Citizen
  • Bill Knight, Concerned Citizen
  • Rick Kobik, Concerned Citizen
  • Rondald Lemairs, Concerned Citizen
  • Alexis Lorenx, Concerned Citizen
  • Ken Lorenz, Concerned Citizen
  • Michael O'Grady, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
  • Marsha Pilachowski, Concerned Citizen
  • Tim Scoggins, Concerned Citizen
  • Richard Spiese, Hazardous Site Manager, Department of Environmental Conservation
  • James Sullivan, Executive Director, Bennington County Regional Planning Commission
  • Sandy Sumner, Concerned Citizen
  • Leslie Vey, Concerned Citizen
  • Arthur Whitman, Concerned Citizen

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An act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies

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Michael O'Grady, Legislative Counsel

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